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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about BCE Inc.

IHS Markit

BCE Inc

NYSE:BCE

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Summary

  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative and weakening
  • Bearish sentiment is low

Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is extremely low for BCE with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting BCE.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Neutral

ETF activity is neutral. ETFs that hold BCE had net inflows of $863 million over the last one-month.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Telecommunications Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Negative

The current level displays a negative indicator with a weakening bias over the past 1-month. BCE credit default swap spreads are at their highest levels for the past 3 years, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.

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